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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )